Hotel pickup and the start of the excursion
We meet at the two Midtown hotels in Manhattan, near Times Square. We will descend the western part along the Hudson River, knowing its history until we cross the Battery Tunnel that will take us to the Brooklyn district.
We will continue our route to Dyker Heights light tour, an Italo-American neighborhood famous for its houses and gardens. Each year they compete with each other to make Christmas decorations and illuminations out of the ordinary. We will see Dyker heights NYC Christmas lights on the tour.
Our guide will comment on the origin and history of this tradition where they will have free time to walk the streets and take pictures.
We will get on the bus again to go to the Brooklyn Bridge, where we will enjoy the different viewpoints and free time to take pictures of the spectacular views. Also, count this as a excurcion fotográfica de nueva york
On the way back we leave you in Times Square where our excursion ends, and we will give you our recommendations to visit the city.
For a better organization of the Dyker Height Christmas Tour, we have selected 3 Collection hotels in the center of Manhattan. We will indicate the closest to your accommodation and see you at the address and time indicated:
How to Book?
- Choose the date and people who want to do the Christmas Lights Tour of Dyker heights.
- Select if you pay the Full Reserve or 30% of the reservation and the rest to the guide on tour.
- You can see the summary in the cart and then enter the next step, your personal data, the hotel where you are staying, and the card details.
- Reservation confirmation and hotel pickup: After making the reservation shortly, you will receive an email confirmation of the reservation, and we will confirm with another email the nearest Pickup hotel.
❯ IMPORTANT If you choose to pay 30%, the remaining payment must be paid at the end of the excursion to the guide in cash without surcharge or with card and 5% surcharge.
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Christmas in New York
If you have already decided, we want to congratulate you; you will take the best gift of your life. This experience is not bought; it is lived. Do you already hear the bells?
Get ready, grab a hot coffee or tea in your hands, and write down what you like most about this guide in New York to spend the best Christmas.
Every street and Avenue lights up. There are authentic competitions of neighbors for their decorations. They work for weeks to prepare this tradition, with investments over 10 thousand euros, and for that same reason, its size and uniqueness will not leave you indifferent. And how about a recorrido nocturno de nueva York in this atmosphere. Possibly it will add a touch of sparkle in your tour of New York.
An incredible example is the case of Dyker Heights in Brooklyn and its neighbor Lucy Spata (1152 on 85th Street) that, for 30 years, has maintained its idea of having the most Christmas house in history.
What happened then? That the Christmas spirit transmitted it to its neighbors. That’s why when it’s Christmas, Dyker Heights neighbors create the most curious and unique decorations in New York. Will it have something to do with Danny DeVito’s “A Neighbor with Little Lights” movie?
Christmas Lights Tour in Dyker Heights
Magic appears when happiness and illusion share it with people. If you want to live the full experience and transfer, you can not miss our Dyker Heights Tour.
The tour begins in Lower Manhattan and from there by bus we go to Brooklyn, to soak up the Christmas spirit, on the bus we put Christmas carols and movies about Christmas.
When you arrive at Dyker Heights for lights tour, you will not give credit to what lies ahead! Some of the lush decorations cost more than $00 USD.
When do the Christmas lights come on in New York?
The marked dates that we tell you, after Thanksgiving, the end of November. If we ask you, what is the most important object of Christmas, would you know?
The tree, of course, but not just any tree, is the New York Christmas Tree at Rockefeller Center. It measures between 23 and 27 meters long, eight wide and loads with 8 kilometers of lights.
While most of the decorations go out last year, this Christmas tree remains until the first week of January.
Important Christmas dates
- December 24 night
- December 25, Christmas day
- December 31, New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Eve
The family for New Yorkers is very important, so many businesses close early to attend the New Year’s Eve dinner.
- January 1, New Year’s Day
Many attractions are open, take advantage of the day to walk around and see some of the craziest events such as the PolarDip Freezing Bath in icy water on the Coney Island Boardwalk. You can also climb the Top of the Rock.
Bryant Park Christmas tree
This magnificent tree is lit on December 1 at 6:00 p.m. in the cozy Bryant Park. You will enjoy several ice skating shows and live music. It is also the only Free ice skating rink that is why it is so crowded. If you do not have skates, you can rent them for $00 USD. So warm up and skate!
What to do at Christmas in New York?
Christmas in Brooklyn
This is where we highlight the excursion we have talked about. Inter Travel NYC specializes in tours at great prices. The Dyker Heights light tour is a strong point.
Christmas in the Bronx
The Bronx leaves us with its peculiar Christmas house. The Garabedians, a family that has managed to make their home a compendium of stories mixed with Christmas. Many lights and more than 200 animated figurines. You can visit this cool house on Pelham Parkway North on Westervelt Avenue.
Christmas in Queens
At Christmas, Queens, like any other side of New York, is dyed white and Christmas lights. The best option to see something in Queens is to hire the New York Contrast excursion in which from Inter Travel NYC, we offer you a tour of the Bronx, Brooklyn, and Queens.
Christmas in Staten Island
With Staten Island, you are going to go super happy and full of memories, to see what you think. Ice rink, an Igloo Bar with live music, booths, Christmas stalls and activities for children.
We talked about Hyde Park Winter Wonderland, a great plan to spend as a family. Do you know the best? Admission is free.
What to visit in New York at Christmas
Rockets and Christmas Spectacular
If you are passionate about music and dance, Rockettes are Christmas shows par excellence in New York.
For example, The Rockettes Radio City Christmas Spectacular has been held since 1933. They are formed by dancers with very New York decorations and stage New York-style choreographies.
The Nutcracker is represented in The Nutcracker in Linco Center, a representation of Chaikovski’s ballet that transports us to the transformation of the story told as a story.
If you want to pamper yourself at Christmas, how about getting tickets to these most famous Christmas shows in New York? Buy Tickets
Macy’s at Christmas
It has been the largest store in the world since 1924; now, it is tied with Harrods in London. Macy’s department stores have a plant over a magical Christmas town named Macy’s Santaland. If you go with children, take the opportunity to approach and meet Santa Claus.
Travel to New York for Christmas
We also leave you with our recommendations on Travel to New York, Hotels in New York, and Restaurants in New York.
Have you lived Christmas in New York? Are you dying to try everything we’ve told? Then contact us to organize your trip to New York.